Catalin Petrescu

General Manager

Mr. Petrescu brings to ioMosaic over 17 years of engineering leadership experience in the oil and gas, food processing, water and wastewater, and manufacturing sectors. He focuses on structure, quality of output, consistency across a team and on development on tools and processes to support effective communication and efficient collaboration across business functions. Mr. Petrescu has been managing both direct and remote global teams of senior and junior engineers, project managers, and design and service supervisors from the USA, India, Brazil, and China.

He is proficient with process instrumentation, pumps, valves and controls for processing equipment. Mr. Petrescu has deployed and monitored the effective use of risk management tools in the regulated industry of food processing, from design verification to design validation and post commissioning safety assessments. He is proficient with specific tools used in combination with an overall project risk tool, such as Equipment and Operator Safety Assessment, Explosion and Fire Risk Assessment, Hygienic Risk Assessment, HAZOP, and others. Mr. Petrescu learned about refinery processes, technologies and equipment (i.e. distillation columns) and applied knowledge with M-I Romania (now part of Schlumberger) during 1992-1995. He worked in close collaboration with Fike, a supplier of safety equipment for processing industry for explosion prevention, isolation and suppression. Recent project work includes explosion safety zoning diagram and joint development of standard offerings for safety equipment to food processing clients observing recent changes in the NFPA 652.

Education

University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management
M.B.A. in International Business Management, Consulting 

University of Ploiesti
M.S. Mecanical Engineering, Equipment for Chemical and Petrochemical Processing and Storage

Manufacturing Leaders Alliance
Six Sigma Green Belt Certification

Association for Supply Chain Management
Certification in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)
Certification as a Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)